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Fremont, CA Career Guide: Hot Careers in Fremont, California

Looking for a big city lifestyle without the big city costs? Only 30 miles from San Francisco, Fremont offers the best of both worlds. Career opportunities abound - read on for more about the hottest careers in Fremont, CA.

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Overview

Located in Alameda County, Fremont was ranked at #17 in the category of best cities in the U.S. to find a job in 2016, #2 in the category of wallet wellness, #7 in the category of best cities to start a career and #34 in the category of cities with the fastest-growing economy in 2015 by WalletHub, an online financial research organization. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) had a civilian labor force of about 2.5 million and an unemployment rate of only 3.8% in February 2016.

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  • Agriculture
  • Architecture
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences
  • Business
  • Communications and Journalism
  • Computer Sciences
  • Culinary Arts and Personal Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Legal
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities
  • Mechanic and Repair Technologies
  • Medical and Health Professions
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Transportation and Distribution
  • Visual and Performing Arts

Largest Employers

The Community Profile of the City of Fremont lists the following as the city's largest employers (250 to 1,000+ employees):

  • Fremont Unified School District
  • Lam Research Corporation
  • Palo Alto Medical Foundation
  • Seagate
  • Synnex
  • Tesla
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Washington Hospital
  • Western Digital

Fastest-Growing Occupations

According to the State of California Employment Development Department (EDD) Labor Market Information Division, the following are expected to be among the fastest-growing jobs in Alameda County over the 2012-2022 decade:

  • Personal Care Aides
  • Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
  • Personal Financial Advisors
  • Information Security Analysts
  • Web Developers
  • Painters, Construction and Maintenance
  • Multimedia Artists and Animators
  • Meeting, Convention and Event Planners
  • Pipelayers
  • Brickmasons and Blockmasons
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    • Master of Business Administration - Management (Spanish)
    • Master of Business Administration - International Business (Spanish)
    • Master of Business Administration - Information Security Management
    • Bachelor of Arts - Business Administration with a concentration in Transportation and Logistics
    • BA in Legal Studies
    • Bachelor of Arts - Psychology
    • BA in Business Administration - Management
    • BA in Accounting
    • BA in Business Administration - International Business
    • AS in Information Technology
    • AA in Criminal Justice
    • AA in Accounting
    • AA in Paralegal Studies
    • AA in Homeland Security
    • AS in Medical Assisting
    • Graduate Business Certificate - Health Services Management
    • Graduate Business Certificate - Management and Leadership

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    • Master of Education in Special Education, specializing in Applied Behavior Analysis
    • Master of Health Administration in Health Systems Management
    • Master of Science in Health Informatics
    • Master of Education in Special Education, specializing in Autism Spectrum Disorder
    • Applied Behavior Analysis Certificate
    • Autism Spectrum Disorder Certificate

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    • Master of Science in Communication
    • Master of Science in Education in Special Education
    • Master of Science in Engineering Technology
    • Master of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management
    • Master of Science in Education in Learning Design and Technology
    • Graduate Certificate in Strategic Communication Management

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    • Doctor of Business Administration - Management
    • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
    • EdD in Organizational Leadership - Health Care Administration
    • EdD in Organizational Leadership - Special Education
    • Ph.D. in General Psychology - Cognition and Instruction
    • Ph.D. in General Psychology - Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    • M.S. Psychology with an Emphasis in Gerontology
    • M.S. in Psychology with an Emphasis in Human Factors
    • MA in Curriculum and Instruction
    • MS in Criminal Justice: Legal Studies
    • MS in Psychology: General Psychology
    • M.B.A. with an Emphasis in Project Management
    • Bachelor of Science in Business for Secondary Education
    • BS in Applied Management
    • BS in Psychology
    • B.S. in Psychology with an Emphasis in Performance and Sports Psychology
    • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
    • BS in Accounting
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in GeroPsychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Industrial and Organizational Psychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Forensic Psychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Health Psychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Human Factors Psychology
    • Graduate Certificate of Completion in Life Coaching

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    • Doctor of Nursing Practice
    • Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership
    • Doctor of Ministry
    • Master of Public Administration - Criminal Justice
    • Master of Business Administration - Health Care Administration
    • M.A. Organizational Leadership
    • Master of Education - School Administration
    • Master of Education - Special Education
    • B.S. Criminal Justice
    • BS Human Communications
    • B.S. General Studies - Communication
    • B.S. General Studies - Criminal Justice
    • B.S. General Studies - Liberal Arts
    • A.S. Business
    • A.S. Criminal Justice
    • A.S. General Studies - Business
    • A.S. General Studies - Communications
    • A.S. General Studies - Criminal Justice
    • A.S. General Studies - Liberal Arts
    • Graduate Biology Certificate
    • Undergraduate Certificate - Communications
    • Undergraduate Certificate - Criminal Justice
    • Post-Master's Certificate - Primary Care
    • Undergraduate Certificate - General Studies
    • Undergraduate Certificate - Human Services

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    • MA in Communication
    • Master of Liberal Arts
    • MA in Science Writing
    • MS in Applied Economics
    • MS in Geographic Information Systems
    • MS in Bioinformatics
    • Post-Bachelor's Certificate in Government Analytics
    • Post-Bachelor's Certificate in Applied Research for Communication
    • MS in Food Safety Regulation
    • Certificate in Science Writing
    • Certificate in Science, Technology, and International Security Studies
    • Post-Master's Certificate in Sequence Analysis & Genomics

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    • Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership Online
    • Master of Business Administration Online
    • Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology Online
    • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration - Entrepreneurship - Online
    • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration - Human Resource Management - Online
    • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration Online
    • Bachelor of Arts in Human Services Online
    • Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership Online
    • Associate of Arts

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